Posts Tagged ‘Removing Pet Stains on Carpets’

05
Jun

Commercial or brand name floor cleaners or carpet cleaners usually contain harsh chemicals that may, or may not, be identified on the label. A better, less expensive alternative is to make your own cleaners - that you way, you know what goes into them is safer for children, pets, and you! Homemade Floor Cleaners Easy Wood Floor Cleaner (good for other floors too!) 1/4 cup vinegar 2 gallons hot water 10 drops orange essential oil (optional) 5 drops lemon essential oil (optional) Mix together in a bucket and mop. No need to rinse. For dirtier floors, increase the amount of vinegar to 1 cup per bucket and add 2 tbsp natural liquid soap, then rinse to remove any soap residue. Floor Disinfectant Cleaner Put half a cup of borax in the bottom of your cleaning bucket then add two gallons of hot water. Apply to the floor with a mop. No need to rinse. Linoleum Cleaner Place 1 tablespoon of liquid soap